chump change


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chump change

n. Slang
A small amount of money.

chump′ change`


n.
Slang. a small or insignificant amount of money.
[1965–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chump change - a trifling sum of money
cash, hard cash, hard currency - money in the form of bills or coins; "there is a desperate shortage of hard cash"
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Meanwhile, many environmental groups said the (https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/aug/26/chump-change-g7-cash-to-put-out-amazon-wildfires-not-enough-say-campaigners) fire aid by G7 was insufficient and dismissed it as "chump change."
While $233,000 is not chump change, Democratic FCC Commissioner Geoffrey Starks wanted the NAL to be even higher.
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Club president Darren Eales said last month: "I have seen some laughable things in the press, clearly we are never going to loan one of our players out and we are certainly not going to let them go for the chump change that I have seen in some reports.
Atlanta United's president Darren Eales has been bullish in response to transfer rumours, making it clear that Almiron will not leave for 'chump change' as he put it.
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But the arts have seen cuts for years, he says, and almost entirely eliminating the grants when it's really just "chump change, small change" in Florida's huge budget, shows that the arts are not a priority for legislators.
This is chump change for the province to make sure Sudburians get addicted to sending more money to Queen's Park every year.